Chiapas Support Committee

Category: Zapatista Communiqué


Part Four: Memory of What Is to Come

October 2020. Let’s go back, to 35 Octobers ago. Old Antonio watched the bonfire resist the rain. Beneath his dripping straw hat he lights his hand-rolled cigarette with a burning ember. The fire stays alive, hiding occasionally beneath the logs;…

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A Zapatista mountain on the high seas

By: Gilberto López y Rivas The communiqué of the Zapatista National Liberation Army (Ejército Zapatista de Liberación Nacional, EZLN), entitled A mountain on the high seas, released by its spokesperson Subcomandante Moisés last October 5, contains long-range reflections about the…

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Samir Flores was murdered for defending life, says Subcomandante Galeano

By: Hermann Bellinghausen In many corners of “this dying planet” there are those who do not give up. In a written Zoom exercise, to refer to the struggle and death of Samir Flores Soberanes, Subcomandante Insurgente Galeano closes in Morelos…

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Part Six: A Mountain on the High Seas

Communiqué from the Indigenous Revolutionary Clandestine Committee
General Command of the Zapatista National Liberation Army MEXICO October 5, 2020 To the National Indigenous Congress—Indigenous Governing Council:
To the Sixth in Mexico and abroad:
To the Networks of Resistance and Rebellion:
To all honest people…

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EZLN: We will go to find what makes us equal // despite oblivion, we live

Zapatistas will go to Europe to say that they continue in resistance and rebellion By: Hermann Bellinghausen The Zapatista National Liberation Army (Ejército Zapatista de Liberación Nacional, EZLN) announced that in April 2021 several of their diverse delegations will travel…

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Because of Coronavirus, the EZLN Closes the Caracoles and Calls to not Abandon Current Struggles

March 16, 2020 To the people of Mexico: To the peoples of the world: To the National Indigenous Congress – Indigenous Governing Council To the national and international Sixth: To the networks of resistance and rebellion: Sisters and brothers: Compañeros,…

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A WHALE IN THE MOUNTAINS OF THE MEXICAN SOUTHEAST

Sixth Commission of the EZLN
 Mexico December 2019 To the National Indigenous Congress-Indigenous Government Council: To the people, groups, collectives and organizations of the national and international Sixth: To the Networks of Resistance and Rebellion: To film-lovers everywhere: Considering, first…

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Invitation to a Gathering in Defense of Territory and Mother Earth

To the peoples of Mexico and of the world: To the national and international Sixth: To the CIG support networks: To the press: Capitalism is a world economic system that has, since its birth, operated against human life and our…

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Celebration of Life: A December of Resistance and Rebellion

SIXTH COMMISSION of the EZLN
 Mexico November 2019. To the women who struggle all over the world: To the National Indigenous Congress-Indigenous Governing Council: To the National and International Sixth: To the Networks of Resistance and Rebellion or whatever you…

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INVITATION TO THE SECOND INTERNATIONAL GATHERING OF WOMEN WHO STRUGGLE

ZAPATISTA NATIONAL LIBERATION
 ARMY MEXICO September 2019 To women who struggle all over the world: Sister, compañera, woman in struggle: We send you greetings, from the indigenous and Zapatista women that we are. Perhaps you remember that at our First…

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